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Gas Prices Continue to Drop

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UNDATED-  AAA Mid-Atlantic said Monday that national gas prices have fallen to an average of $3.59 per gallon, with Delaware's average price falling even lower at $3.51 per gallon.

The Delaware figure represents a decrease of 6 cents per gallon from last week's average, and is 18 cents lower than the average in July last year, AAA said. As of Friday, officials said the national average had decreased for 21 consecutive days. Friday’s average is eight cents lower than one month ago and eight cents lower than year ago prices, AAA said. Officials noted that the national average may continue to slide or remain flat, barring any geopolitical concerns, major hurricane or refinery disruptions.

According to AAA, the stabilization of crude oil prices has led to the slide in prices at the pumps, and barring unforeseen geopolitical concerns, hurricanes, or refinery disruptions, the number could continue to hold or fall.


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